Ruth Melancon Richardel, 87, a native and resident of Larose, passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015.
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 15, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Larose. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her daughters; Paula Pierce and husband Wayne, Mary Thibodeaux and husband Ronnie, Martha Bourg and husband Chris; grandchildren, Angela Gisclair, Tommy Pierce, Jim Thibodeaux, Anna Mare Cabirac, Ron Thibodeaux, Amy Guidry, Jenny Arceneaux, Justin Bourg; 17 great grandchildren and sister, Bobbie Melancon.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence J. Richardel; parents, Joseph and Mary Jane Richoux Melancon; step mother, Flavie G. Melancon and sister, Joanna Bourgeois.
Special thanks to the staff of H.L. Haydel Memorial Hospice and The Suites at Sugar Mill for their excellent care of Ruth and her family.
In lieu of flowers please send donations to H.L. Haydel Memorial Hospice or Holy Rosary Catholic School in Larose.
Falgout Funeral Homes in charge of arrangements.
Posted on Mon, April 13, 2015
by The Lafourche Gazette